Period
to 18 July 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Architect
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 74 93
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 12 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.47% 1.78% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.82% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Watford median annual salary £90,000 £87,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +49.57% +31.46%
10th Percentile £76,875 £79,375 £44,350
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £60,850
Hertfordshire median annual salary £95,000 £65,000 £59,250
% change year-on-year +46.15% +9.70% +32.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 798 933 1,084
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.03% 97.49% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 626 824 897
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £73,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Watford.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Watford over the 6 months to 18 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Watford

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (50.00%) Coaching
3 6 (50.00%) Converged Networks
4 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
1 8 (66.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Converged Networks
3 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) LAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) WLAN
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) EJB
2 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (8.33%) HornetQ
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Java SE
2 1 (8.33%) JMS
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (41.67%) Replication
5 3 (25.00%) CMDB
5 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) CentOS
2 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
2 7 (58.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 7 (58.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (50.00%) Coaching
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) BCP
6 3 (25.00%) High Availability
6 3 (25.00%) ITSM
6 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (16.67%) Runbook
8 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (8.33%) Presales
8 1 (8.33%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) AWK
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) SCOM
1 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
1 3 (25.00%) vRealize
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) Hitachi
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) NetApp
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Snow
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec